Structurally they hold the roof of your home securely above your head but in another aspect; they are the backdrops to your home-life.

They can be the dramatic and a focal point of a room or just fade away unnoticed.

Traditional wall treatments include paint, wallpaper, wood paneling, tile, mirrors and glass. Each of these treatments has many variations and each has pros and cons.

A wall too high? Use the “3-tier style” solution. Cover the bottom section with a dark wood, middle section with chair railing of contrasting color, and cover the top section with a light color wallpaper or paint.

Walls too low? Then paint the walls, baseboards and ceiling the same light color.

Make a square room more exciting by painting one wall a more brilliant color than the others.

Paint a low ceiling with semi gloss paint. It will make it seem higher